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Sign - Freddos Chocolate, circa 1970 Object Reg. No: SH 921189

Summary:
Freddos chocalte bar advertising sign, circa 1970, displayed at the Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North.

The Old Lolly Shop was a milk bar opened and run by Elizabeth and Henry Cohen at 314 Rathdowne Street, Carlton North, from 1939 to 1975.
Description:
Rectangular shaped cardboard sign of portrait design, ground colour blue. Image of Freddo the Frog on moonscape with planet earth above in sky. Reverse plain white card. NOTE: 2 identical signs (not noted in original cataloguing)
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alan Cohen, 1992
Acknowledgement:
Donated in memory of Elizabeth and Henry Cohen.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 33.70 cm (Width), 42.20 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: advertising signs, confectioneries, jewish communities, religions judaism, retailing, shops, working life
Themes this item is part of: Old Lolly Shop Collection, Cultural Diversity Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Milk Bars
Tertiary Classification: advertising
Inscriptions: Text: HEY KIDS,/LAUNCH YOURSELF/INTO THESE/FREDDOS/3c.
Date Made: Australia, circa 1970
User: The Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North, Victoria, Australia, circa 1970-1975

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